Immigration News

Syrian TPS re-registration is now open

Syrians who have Temporary Protected Status and wish to re-register, my file their application on or before May 4, 2018.
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USCIS announced that TPS for Syrians will be extended

USCIS announced that Syrians who have Temporary Protected Status (TPS) will be eligible to re-register for TPS for another 18 months.  However, USCIS has not yet issued rules for how to re-register.  So, please do not file any forms or send any mon…
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Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador ends September 2019

Activists prep for Temporary Protected Status program termination
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Advocate for refugees

February 1, 2017 Op-Ed
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Renee Redman comments on the Syrian refugee crisis

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/92489118-132.html
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Will I lose my DACA?

The fact is nobody knows.  But, we urge all DACA holders to consult with an experienced immigration lawyer about their immigration status and other applications they might file.  The more information you have, the better you can make decisions f…
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Am I eligible for a provisional waiver under the new August 29, 2016 rule?

Maybe.  In 2013, USCIS began to adjudicate provisional waiver applications before the immigrant traveled to his or her home country.  If USCIS grants a provisional waiver, the immigrant then leaves the United States and goes to an interview at the…

Expanded DACA and DAPA are not in effect

On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced that the DACA program would be modified to eliminate the age ceiling, to move the residence requirement from 2007 to January 1, 2010, and to grant the status for three years.  The President also anno…
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Renee Redman will speak in Washington D.C. on May 6, 2016

Renee Redman will present a paper on the history of U.S. asylum law at the annual spring symposium of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society.  The symposium, Congress and a Nation of Immigrants, 1790-1990: From the First Naturalization Act to the Si…
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U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear challenge to DAPA

In November 2014, President Obama announced that undocumented immigrants living in the United States who are parents of U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident children were eligible to apply for Deferred Action and received work permits.  The pr…
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